Band directors: Andy Doherty and Alan Notestine

Name of high school: Rutherford B. Hayes High School (Delaware)

Band’s official name: Delaware Hayes High School Marching Band

Band director(s): Andy Doherty and Alan Notestine

Field commander(s): Jessica Hackathorn and Drew Maines

Total number of band members, including color guard/flag corps: 109 members

Number of seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen: Not provided

Date of first home halftime show: The first home game is at Ohio Wesleyan University on Aug. 24.

Date of homecoming game: Oct. 5

Theme of homecoming halftime show: Not provided

Marching band’s season theme if applicable:

• This years show is titled “The Line in the Stand.”

• Musical selections are “Way Out Easy,” by Mike Stern, “Sinfonia India,” by Chavez, and “Shofukan,” by Snarky Puppy.

Scheduled special performances and competitions:

• Full calendar available at

Name of band boosters: Cadence Club

Band’s or boosters’ website and/or social-media links:

• Website --

• Facebook -- @PacerBands

Additional details and/or comments from band director:

We are extremely excited to begin preparations for our 2018 show. This is the biggest band we have had in years and it is filled with positive, excited, and motivated musicians and performers. This year will be a blast.

-- Compiled by Paul Comstock/ThisWeek